The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has asked its affiliated schools to conduct Class 10 and Class 12 practical exams and activities like project and internal assessments from March 1 to June 11. Theory exams for CBSE Class 10 and 12 students will begin on May 4. CBSE has issued detailed guidelines for preparing laboratories for practical exams. Schools will have to sanitize their labs after conducting practical exams for each batch. Students have been asked to strictly follow COVID-19 rules like wearing face masks, gloves, maintaining social distancing during examinations. CBSE has suggested that a batch of 25 students, for practical exams, could be divided into two subgroups, for practising social distancing.